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Latitude: 57.5611 / 57°33'40"N
Longitude: -2.6216 / 2°37'17"W
OS Eastings: 362905
OS Northings: 852507
OS Grid: NJ629525
Mapcode National: GBR M8WQ.XCL
Mapcode Global: WH8MD.P6TX
Entry Name: South Street, Gowanlea with Boundary Wall and Railings
Listing Date: 4 March 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 354349
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19923
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Banff and District
Traditional County: Banffshire
Late 19th century. Single storey and attic, 3-bay, T-plan cottage. Squared and snecked granite with ashlar dressings. Panelled door to centre with stone bracketted cornice and letterbox fanlight. Canted windows flanking at ground. 2 canted, piend-roofed slate-hung dormers above to attic with billet moulding. Sash and case windows with 4-pane glazing pattern. Grey slates, ashlar coped skews with moulded skewputts, coped ashlar stacks with decorative cans. Low ashlar coped wall to front garden with decorative, cast-iron railings and gate; rubble coped, rubble walls to side.
Listed as a good example of a traditional type and for group value. Gowanlea forms a row with Kinnairdy Lodge and Laurelbank, South Street, to the W. 51 South Street is of the same type. It does not appear on the 1871-4 OS Map.
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